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Armitage, James O.



Dr. James O. Armitage is a graduate of the University of Nebraska Medical Center, completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Nebraska, a fellowship in hematology oncology at the University of Iowa and a brief stint in private practice in Omaha. He developed and directed the Bone Marrow Transplant program at the University of Iowa and later at the University of Nebraska where he also served as Vice-Chair of Internal Medicine, Chair of Internal Medicine and Dean of the College of Medicine at Nebraska. Dr. Armitage is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hematology, a Fellow of both the American and Royal College of Physicians, a past member of the National Cancer Advisory Board, past president of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. He is a member of several professional organizations, serves on the editorial boards of several peer-reviewed journals, and has authored or coauthored several articles, book chapters, abstracts and is the editor of several books. He is married and the father of four children and four grandchildren.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

James Armitage Interview, 2017

Scope and Contents

Oral history interviews: born-digital file of the recording and a transcript. The interview discusses medical education at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and transplantion.

Dates: Majority of material found in 2017